[vcf-midatlantic] HOPE -- Urgent -- please read

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Fri Jul 6 11:16:34 EDT 2018


What is HOPE?

On Fri, Jul 6, 2018, 10:58 AM Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> Hi -- both days is strongly preferred. I'll send you a private message.
> Thanks!
>
>
> On 07/06/2018 10:22 AM, Bob Aviles wrote:
> >   Hi,
> >    I am interested in working in the booth, but do I have to stay more
> than one day? If so I can work for two days.
> > Bobby
> >      On Friday, July 6, 2018, 12:41:23 AM EDT, Evan Koblentz via
> vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> >
> >   VCF is in a bind for HOPE.
> >
> > Our plan was to demonstrate hacks for vintage computers. I'm planning to
> > do an Apple II section, Jeff B. planned for the C-64 side, and Dean was
> > considering Atari/Tandy portions.
> >
> > Tonight I found out that Jeff decided not to go and Dean has a schedule
> > conflict.
> >
> > That means we have two problems.
> >
> > 1. It would be lame if our entire demo is just me (and possibly Mouse).
> >
> > 2. VCF bought a couple of tickets already. If they don't get used, then
> > they go to waste. They are expensive!
> >
> > So, bottom line, there are a couple of tickets available FOR FREE in
> > exchange for contributing to / working our booth. We also have a hotel
> > room there with two beds, so you have a free place to stay overnight.
> >
> > The catch? I urgently need FIRM COMMITMENTS. (As I've said with other
> > requests through the years, put yourself in my shoes -- it's incredibly
> > frustrating when there are a bunch of replies saying, "Wish I could,
> > sorry" -- that doesn't help anyone -- or when people take advantage of
> > the offer for a free ticket and then don't wind up helping much at our
> > table. It's happened a couple of times.)
> >
> >
>
>


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